CIF - California Interscholastic Federation is the state high school athletic organization through
which member schools adopt rules and establish standards for many aspect of interscholastic athletic programs, and guide schools in their responsibilities for the health, safety, general
welfare and educational opportunities of the students taking part in interscholastic athletics.
CIFSDS - Mission Statement The CIF-SDS is committed to preparing student-athletes for a
better tomorrow and to working with students, educators, parents and communities
to establish and maintain excellent high school athletic programs that teach values, character
Pursuing Victory with Honor The Operating Principles of CIF are defined by their 16 Principals of
Pursuing Victory with Honor program. You can find these principles on the CIF website,
www.cifstate.org, under Governance.
Character Building and Ethics These critical elements of character building are embodied in the
concept of Sportsmanship and the six (6) core principles of: Trustworthiness, Respect,
Responsibility, Fairness, Caring and Good Citizenship
Participation in school sports programs is a privilege, not a right.
To earn that privilege, student-athletes are expected to abide by the rules and conduct themselves, on and off the field, as positive role models who exemplify good character.
All communications, questions and concerns should be address within this established structure.
Start with your school's Coach
Then your school's Athletic Director
Then your school's Administration
Then the Frontier Conference President
Then the CIF - San Diego Section
Then the State CIF Office
Californai Interscholastic Federation
San Diego Section
Pursuing Victory with Honor